These Mint Chip Cake Box Cookies are easy, hassle free, and only require 4 ingredients! Grab your Devil’s Food cake mix and lets make cookies!Have you ever made Cake Box Cookies? They are EASY, delicious, and addicting!

I need to make cake box cookies weekly. I forget how much I like them!

I’m VERY picky when it comes to my cookies. There are a few requirements every single cookie has to have if I want to post it on my blog:

  1. Flavor. They have to have flavor! I’ve tried WAY too many bland cookies. Blah.
  2. Texture. I like a nice and chewy cookie 😁
  3. Softness. Yes. SOFT cookies.
  4. Thickness. No flat cookies on Salt & Baker, friends.

Cake Box Cookies in the making, with the cake mix in a glass bowl and an egg being cracked into the mix.

Let’s go over what you need to make these Devil’s Food Cake cake box cookies.

What ingredients do you need to make Cake Box Cookies?

  1. A cake mix. Duh. (Devil’s Food Cake is the best!)
  2. Eggs, specifically 2.
  3. Oil.
  4. Mix ins. Not necessary, but worth it. For these cookies I went with mint chips.

We’re approaching St. Patricks Day so I thought the green mint chips were festive.

This is my attempt at being a cute and clever food mom. Although my friend Beth has some amazing St. Patricks day food ideas. I need to step up my game next year!

Mint Chip Cake Box Cookies in the making. Mint chips being poured into the cake mix batter.

Mix the above ingredients together, scoop into dough balls and CHILL the dough!

If you don’t chill the dough you’ll pathetically flat cookies. Chilling the dough AND baking at 375°F ensures the cookies will be thick and less flat.

Mint Chip Cake Box Cookies are so easy to make! Kids and adults will love them!

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Amazing mint chip cake box cookies!
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5 from 2 votes
Nutrition Facts
Mint Chip Cake Box Cookies
Amount Per Serving
Calories 119
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
Servings: 20 cookies
Mint Chip Cake Box Cookies

These cookies are SO easy to make! They taste delicious too! Adults and kids love them. 

Prep Time:
8 mins
Cook Time:
13 mins
Total Time:
21 mins
 
Calories: 119 kcal
Ingredients
  • 1 Devil's Food cake mix
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/2 cup vegetable oil (I would just barely under fill the 1/2 cup measuring cup)
  • 3/4-1 cup mint chips
Instructions
  1. In a medium size bowl add the cake mix, eggs, and vegetable oil. Mix until thoroughly combined. 

  2. Add the mint chips to the batter. Stir until fully incorporated. 

  3. Using a cookie scoop, scoop the dough into balls. Set on a wax paper lined plate and chill in the refrigerator for 30 minutes. 

  4. While the dough is chilling, preheat the oven to 375°F. 

  5. After the dough has chilled, place the dough balls onto an uncreased cookie sheet. Leaving about 2 inches between each dough ball. 

  6. Bake at 375°F for 9-11 minutes. Remove from the oven and let sit on the cookie sheet for 5 minutes. Then transfer to a wire rack to cool completely, about 30-45 minutes. 

  7. Store in an airtight container for 3 days. 

Recipe Notes

Recipe source: Salt & Baker

All images & text © Salt & Baker
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: cake box cookies, Devil's Food Cake cookies, mint chip cookies